Florence Hotel Unicorno is in the very centre of Florence, at walking distance from Piazza Santa Maria Novella, the Florence Cathedral, the Uffizi Gallery and Ponte Vecchio.
How to reach Hotel Unicorno in Florence:
From the Pisa airport "G. Galilei"
We suggest that you take a direct train from Santa Maria Novella railway station - one train every hour - or a Terravision coach.
From Florence airport "A. Vespucci"
We suggest that you take a shuttle bus to Santa Maria Novella railway station or a taxi, which will take about 20 minutes to drive you to Hotel.
From Santa Maria Novella station
You can walk to Hotel Unicorno, it is only 300 metres away. Exit the station on the side of platform 16, take a right, then go straight until you see the back of Santa Maria Novella's church and enter the homonymous. Go straight and you will reach Via dei Fossi, where you will find the hotel.
As an alternative, exit the station on the side of platform 16, take a right and you will find the taxis' area. In a few minutes you will be at Hotel Unicorno.
From Westbound and Northbound (motorway A1/A11)
Exit the motorway at Firenze Nord, then follow directions to the Centre/Station.
At the end of Viale Redi take Viale Belfiore and cross it taking via Guido Monaco, on the other side of the crossroads, on the left.
Take a left into Viale Strozzi (go under the bridge) and continue into Viale Lavagnini. Take a right into via Santa Caterina d'Alessandria, further called Via Nazionale (see map). At the end of Via Nazionale cross Piazza Stazione. Leave the station to your right and the apse of the church of Santa Maria Novella to your left. Take via Santa Caterina da Siena (Hotel Club is on your right) and go to the end of the road. Take a left into Via della Scala and go straight for about 500 metres. Enter into Piazza Santa Maria Novella, take a right into Piazza Ottaviani, and immediately after enter into Via dei Fossi: Hotel Unicorno is at number 27.
From Southband (motorway A1)
Exit the motorway at Firenze Sud, then follow directions to the Centre/Station.
Once in Piazza della Libertà take via Lorenzo Il Magnifico (direction: railway station) and turn left in via Poliziano. Carry on across the avenue and enter into via Santa Caterina d'Alessandria, further called Via Nazionale (see map). At the end of Via Nazionale cross Piazza Stazione. Leave the station to your right and the apse of the church of Santa Maria Novella to your left. Take via Santa Caterina da Siena and go to the end of the road. Take a left into via della Scala and go straight for about 500 metres. Enter into Piazza Santa Maria Novella, take a right into Piazza Ottaviani, and immediately after enter into Via dei Fossi: Hotel Unicorno is at number 27.
From exit Firenze Cerrtosa of motorway A11, recommended
Take via Senese following directions to Porta Romana. Pass the door and enter into via Romana. At the end of the road take a left into via Maggio. Go across the bridge of Santa Trinita, take a Left into Lungarno Corsini, turn right and take via Del Moro, go straight, turn left into via Del Sole, go to the end of the road and turn left into via dei Fossi.
"ZTL" - Limited Traffic Zone
Quick instructions to reach Hotel Unicorno Florence without trouble:
Dear Guest, we are glad to welcome you to Hotel Unicorno in Florence. We remind you that our hotel is located within the Limited Traffic Zone.
The ZTL is monitored by a series of cameras which photograph every vehicle entering the zone. After your arrival and free of charge, our staff will be able to send your number plate to the local police via internet in order to ensure you are not issued with a fine.
Should you need to use your car during your stay, we kindly ask you to remind our staff to give again your registration number to the police upon your return to the hotel.
We also suggest that you pay special attention not to drive in lanes dedicated to public transport and emergency vehicles: most of these lanes are also watched by cameras and the staff working on public transport means are entitled to inform the police about unauthorized vehicles driving in the reserved lanes. You can park your car in a garage nearby, at a special price reserved to our guests: the garage is next to the hotel, in the same street. When you need to collect your car, please allow 15-20 minutes after your request. The hotel reception staff is at your disposal for further information.